DaVida L. Anderson
A Second Year ACT Scholar, pursuing a Ph.D. in Higher Education and Student Affairs, DaVida continues to be an advocate for the voiceless, and all representations of diversity and working on research teams which empower others to reach beyond the status quo. She has a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in African American Studies from Purdue University, and also worked in corporate America for over six years. She has an M.S. in Higher Education Administration from Loyola University, and is Founder/Executive Director of Strong Sister, Silly Sister, Inc. Non-Profit since 2004. The CEO of DaVida L. Anderson LLC, she also enjoys writing motivational poetry.